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AMERICAN IDOLĀ® LIVE! 2013 TOUR 40-SHOW TOUR KICKING OFF JUNE 29TH IN ST. LOUIS, MO

LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2013 – AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! returns this summer for another hit Tour to showcase the season’s talented top Finalists. 19 Entertainment and AEG Live announced today the 40-show concert Tour launches June 29th in St. Louis, MO and stops in major cities including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami before wrapping in Nashville, TN on August 31. Tickets go on sale May 3rd at 10:00 AM local via www.AmericanIdol.com/tour and www.aeglive.com.

AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! gives fans the unique opportunity to be up close and personal with Season 12 Idol Finalists Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor, Candice Glover, Curtis Finch Jr, Devin Velez, Janelle Arthur, Kree Harrison, Lazaro Arbos, and Paul Jolley. Plus, Aubrey Cleland joins the Tour as the 11th Idol Finalist thanks to the AT&T AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! Tour Fan Save, voted on by the Idol fans.

Finalists will perform favorite moments from the season as well as never before seen performances. The AMERICAN IDOL® season Finale will air on FOX on May 16th but this season’s fan-favorites will continue on with the 2013 Live! Tour. Claire’s, one of the world's leading specialty retailers of fashionable accessories and jewelry, joins as an Associate Sponsor of the Tour.

This year AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! partnered with The Melanoma Research Alliance (www.curemelanoma.org). For every ticket purchased for the Tour, AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! will donate $1 to The Melanoma Research Alliance to help cure melanoma. Melanoma Research Alliance helps find treatments and a cure for melanoma, a skin disease whose incidence is among the fastest growing cancers.

AMERICAN IDOL LIVE! 2013 Tour Dates:

Date City Venue
June 29 St. Louis, MO Chaifetz Arena
June 30 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
July 2 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
July 5 Detroit, IL Joe Louis Arena
July 6 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena
July 8 Tulsa, OK BOK Center
July 10 Broomfield, CO 1STBANK Center
July 12 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
July 13 Ontario, CA Citizens Business Bank Arena
July 14 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
July 19 Kent, WA ShoWare Center
July 20 Portland, OR Rose Garden
July 22 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Arena
July 23 Los Angeles, CA Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE
July 24 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
July 27 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
July 28 Houston, TX Reliant Arena
July 30 New Orleans, LA UNO Lakefront Arena
August 1 Orlando, FL Amway Center
August 2 Miami, FL AmericanAirlines Arena
August 4 Duluth, GA The Arena at Gwinnett Center
August 5 N. Charleston, SC North Charleston Coliseum
August 6 Knoxville, TN Thompson-Boling Arena
August 8 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena
August 9 Fairfax, VA Patriot Center
August 12 Trenton, NJ Sun National Bank Center
August 14 Newark, NJ Prudential Center
August 15 Long Island, NY Nassau Coliseum
August 16 Atlantic City, NJ Arena at Trump Taj Mahal
August 17 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
August 19 Boston, MA Agganis Arena at Boston University
August 20 Manchester, NH Verizon Wireless Arena
August 21 Providence, RI Dunkin’ Donuts Center
August 23 Bridgeport, CT Webster Bank Arena
August 24 Reading, PA Sovereign Center
August 25 Youngstown, OH Covelli Centre
August 27 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
August 29 Columbus, OH Schottenstein Center
August 30 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center
August 31 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena

Tickets are subject to applicable service charges.

Event time and date subject to change.

For the latest tour and ticketing information please visit:
www.americanidol.com/tour

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